Classes

Take the fear out of machine embroidery. Lessons that focus on machine embroidery techniques, stabilizers, embroidery placement and design collections. Become empowered to overcome the fear of machine embroidery and enjoy embroidery success. Fri. April 3, 10am Chocolate is Good for You! If you love chocolate, you will love these kitchen towels embroidered with chocolate recipes. The chocolate recipes are stitched with small letters in which you will learn how to embroider successfully. These make great house warming or wedding gifts. Fri. May 1, 10am On the Curve Positioning and embroidering multiple designs along a border or curved edge is sometimes a challenge. Learn how to make this process easy on this cute apron that sports a curved bottom hem. Fri. June 5, 10am Take Me With You Working with knit fabrics and cut away stabilizers will be taught on this travel pillow which is what your little one (or you!) may need for a car trip or a trip to Grandma’s house. The pocket is a great place to stash a book or a magazine and the handle makes it easy to carry.

Cost: $ FREE
All Sergers This class covers threading, tension, corners, rolled hem and flat lock. (Sergers not purchased at Becky's Fabrics are welcome, with a $40 class fee.)

This 4-part class is intended for you to become comfortable navigating through the basic functions of your Bernina 7 embroidery software.

Cost: $ FREE
Bernina Club LIFESTYLES Integrate sewing into your life. Lessons that incorporate presser feet, accessories, BERNINA machine and Overlocker/Serger techniques in projects for everyday living. Fri. April 3, 9am Todays Table Set a lovely table with a custom and reversible table topper. Make it plain or fancy with machine or embroidery techniques and use the overlocker/serger to quickly add napkins to complete the look. Teaser; chalk cloth & burlap may be used. Fri. May 1, 9am At Your Fingertips Combine old and new to create a WOW accessory that keeps everything at your fingertips. In this original-designed clutch, mix tiny piecing for a bold geometric pattern, create a tweed from ordinary stitches, blend fabric with kraft-tex and more for this ‘IT’ clutch. Fri. June 5, 9am Easy Style Dress Embrace the Maxi-Dress—or a tank—or any size in-between. This VERY easy to sew and simple-style dress leaves you plenty of time to embellish. Make it yours with pintucks, eyelets and Spanish hemstitch-ing. Add decorative stitching and pintucks in subtle and classy ways.

Cost: $ FREE
Using at least two different methods, you will make baby bibs; we will be sewing on vinyl coated fabric, using the bias binder and sewing on Velcro.

Cost: $ 20.00
Make ruffles using the ruffler foot and/or gathering foot and decorate a towel or get creative with what gets embellished with ruffles.

Cost: $ 20.00
Cracking the DesignWorks Software mystery Lessons that demonstrate simple Design-Works Software techniques to inspire the use of the DesignWorks tools. JUNE Set a Table Create a fun burlap placemat with PaintWork. Use CutWork for etched glasses and add burlap and lace napkin rings with "bling".

All Bernette/BERNINA embroidery machines Using a simple design, you will resize, combine and change density, then stitch out your creation.

All Bernette/BERNINA embroidery machines This class covers multi-hooping, word art and endless embroidery.

All Bernette/BERNINA embroidery machines This class will cover the basics of needles, threads and stabilizers. Bring your computer to class to practice getting designs ready.

Using designs from Sarah Vedeler embroider and quilt a table runner.

Cost: $ 35.00
Use a simple method to make a braid and turn it into a table runner.

Cost: $ 35.00
Tues. June 23 9am-noon $47 includes everything (+$5 for shorts pattern) Wed. June 24 9am-noon (if they finish early, then we will call) Class participants get to choose to create a skirt or a pair of shorts. Becky will teach the correct sewing techniques. No experience necessary. Sewing machines are provided.

Cost: $ 47.00
This regular size pillow case has a pocket and handle. Our kids classes are designed to help beginning students learn the correct sewing techniques, while having a really fun time! No experience necessary. Sewing machines are provided. Sign up soon, as space is very limited.

Cost: $ 37.00
Our kids classes are designed to help beginning students learn the correct sewing techniques, while having a really fun time! No experience necessary. Sewing machines are provided. Sign up soon, as space is very limited.

Cost: $ 25.00
Ladies Night Out 4-8pm $6/night Bring your supplies and a project to work on while enjoying the company of some great ladies!! We'll provide the pizza!

Cost: $ 6.00
Corrine has mastered the Bernina Stitch Regulator and you can too! Students who don’t have the BSR are welcome to come learn, also. Minimum 2 students.

Cost: $ 25.00
Bernette through 5-Series machines You will learn about thread, needle options, presser feet and basic stitching. Plus oiling and machine maintenance.

Bernette through 5-Series Explore the decorative stitches and lettering available in your machine. Plus, learn free motion quilting with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator.

7-series and 8-series machines After taking Embroidery Getting Started and Embroidery 1, this can be the next step in learning and using the special functions of embroidery exclusive to your machine such as continuous hooping and making sewing machine stitches embroidery.

7-series and 8-series machines Learn how to make your 7/8 machine really yours by exploring the various set-up areas. Then we move into the operation of the basic sewing side of the machine.

5-series through 8-series You will learn about decorative stitches, memory, and directional sewing.

You will learn a paper piecing technique and the results are precise points and sharp edges.

Cost: $ 35.00
This wall hanging combines the snowball block design with blue-work embroidery and quilting motifs. A project from “Piece in the Hoop” book.

Cost: $ 35.00
This quick project would make a great gift for your sewing friends. A project from “Piece in the Hoop” book.

Cost: $ 20.00
All Sergers Your serger can do more than seaming and edge finishing. How about chain and cover stitching, and embellishments?

This is a 10-month embroidery block of the month program. Designs are multi-format, so ALL brands of embroidery machines can participate! With HoopSisters you can make perfectly quilted, pieced, and decoratively stitched quilt blocks all in the hoop of an embroidery machine. It is a stunning on-point design with a Premier Quilt option and a Sampler Quilt option that are sure to please. Choose 5”, 6”, 7”, 8”, and 9” Block Size. $20/class or $125 for all 10

Cost: $ 20.00
Put different serger techniques to work making a “Simply Leafy” wall hanging; you will be flatlocking, overlocking, and straight stitching with a regular sewing machine.

Cost: $ 35.00
Inspired to create with Software 7 Lessons that show how BERNINA Embroidery Software 7 can be incorporated into every embroidery project. APRIL Flower Show One design can have many embroidery options. Learn to create lightweight embroidery, applique and more. MAY I Was Framed Learn to work with photographs in Artwork Canvas and print them on Transfer Artist Paper or printable fabric. Then create applique' frames to stitch around the printed pictures. JUNE Make Mine Plaid Create plaid effects in many different ways: grid quilting, pattern run stitch designs, wavy plaid and plaid effects with fill or appliqué.

Unique 'Bag within a Bag' construction creates 4 roomy exterior and 2 large interior pockets.

Cost: $ 35.00

Events

The store will be CLOSED on Monday, May 25

Friday, May 8 9am-7pm Saturday, May 9 9am-5pm

Sale/Promotion

15 Fat Quarters for $30

Mother's Day Sale May 7-11 0% interest for 48 months

Russ is having a birthday, so we are celebrating with a SALE! 33% off fabric

Trade-In/Trade-Up Sale June 4-15